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TGN 2017-12-11T16:00:44Z
Updated: 2 hours 39 min ago

Z-Man Games Previews Solo Mode For Gaia Project

3 hours 14 min ago
Solo rules for games open up entirely new opportunities for play. Sometimes you want to game, but nobody’s around. Having a game that’ll still work with just one player means there’s always enough to play. In Gaia Project, Z-Man games has created a variant of the rules for solo play. So even if your entire […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Latest Releases for X-Wing Now Available

4 hours 14 min ago
It’s two, two, two waves in one! Fantasy Flight is giving you a double-shot of X-Wing releases, with both Wave XII and Wave XIII now available. That’s a total of 5 new ships to add to your squadrons. You’ve got some classics, some new, and some new-classics. A little bit of everything for everyone. From […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

New Dark Angels Available To Pre-Order For 40k

5 hours 14 min ago
Back when I was playing 40k regularly, my two main armies were Orks and Dark Angels… I guess I have a thing for green armies. Hey, when you buy green paint in bulk, you save. Well, the Dark Angels are getting themselves updated for the latest edition. A new Codex, as well as army bundles, […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Review Roundup

9 December 2017 - 11:00am
Ok, so I was being a little facetious, saying that we were expecting a Snowpocalypse here in Atlanta, with the little bit of snow that was coming down at the time… but… yeah… we had a bit of a Snowpocalypse. That was the view from my front door last night and it was still much […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

IDW Games Announces Masque of the Read Death Game

8 December 2017 - 3:00pm
Edgar Allen Poe is one of the world’s great authors. Inventor of the detective novel, he’s more well-known for his study of the macabre. One of his famous stories is Masque of the Red Death. Next year, players will be able to put themselves into the dark narrative, as IDW will be having a Kickstarter […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

New Ninja Sets Available For Test of Honour

8 December 2017 - 2:00pm
Even though ninjas never really wrapped themselves in black like we see in pop culture (that was a kabuki theater thing. Ninjas dressed like everyone else so they didn’t stand out), it’s still fun to have ninja figures running around on our battlefields in their iconic look. Well, if you’re a Test of Honour player, […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Revised Edition of Kingsburg Now Available

8 December 2017 - 1:00pm
Games can occasionally need a bit of an update. Mechanics can be smoothed out. Art assets can be redone. Components can get a change in material or quality. In the end, you’ve got an old game that has a new feel to it. For those that are fans of Kingsburg, you’ll be happy to see […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

New Saxons Available For Hail Caesar

8 December 2017 - 12:00pm
There’s quite a lot of you out there with Saxon blood in your veins. Now, there can be quite a lot of you with Saxon minis out on your gaming tabletop (and, depending on how careful with your craft knife while cleaning and assembling the figures, you might have your Saxon blood out there as […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Friday Snippets

8 December 2017 - 11:00am
Apocalypse! Armageddon! The End of Times! Yes, it’s lightly snowing here in Atlanta. … Ok, so it’s kinda hard to see in that photo, but it’s actually picked up a bit more here. So, while we prepare our milk sandwiches with bleach, we can also nibble on some bite-sized gaming stories. Today on the platter […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Wyrd Previews Barbed Crawlers For The Other Side

8 December 2017 - 10:24am
Fridays are a magical time. They’re the gateway to the weekend, giving us a bit of freedom at the end of the work day. Fridays are also magical because Wyrd likes to give us regular previews. In this case, it’s a bit of a spiny preview for The Other Side. Have yourself a look at […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Majesty: For the Realm Now Available From Z-Man Games

8 December 2017 - 10:00am
The throne is empty. A new monarch must be set upon it. But whom should lead? Obviously, it should be the ruler of one of the realms that has shown that they are the most-prosperous and best leader. No bloodline nonsense. This is a merit-based system. Prove you’re the best ruler and you’ll be put […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Team Yankee: Stripes Releasing Now

8 December 2017 - 9:00am
Team Yankee looks at what WWIII might look like as the forces of NATO go against the Soviets on the fields of Europe. This week, the Stripes book came out, adding to the American forces. This new book can be picked up now. Next week, we’ll be seeing new versions of several American units, including […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

New Beyond the Gates of Antares Release and Free Rules Download From Warlord Games

8 December 2017 - 8:00am
It’s a two-fer of Beyond the Gates of Antares news bits today. The first is that there’s a new Boromite Hauler available over in the Warlord Games Webshop. The other is that they’ve posted up a free download of the rules. This primer, called Antares Base One, will give you the rules overview, as well […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Privateer Press Previews March Releases

8 December 2017 - 7:00am
Not that I dislike winter, per-se (I am a polar bear, after all), but really, it’s Fall and then Spring that are my favorite seasons. So I know I’m looking forward to March. Privateer Press is also looking forward to March. They’ve got some previews of their March releases that I think you might want […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

CMON Announces Launch Date For HATE Kickstarter

8 December 2017 - 6:00am
The new year is starting off with a bang at CMON. They have announced that they will be launching their Kickstarter campaign for HATE on January 16th. They’ve also announced that this will be a Kickstarter-exclusive game. What does that mean? What does it entail? How will this affect retailers? They knew you would have […]
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SolarFlare Games Seeking Playtesters For Nightmare Forest: Monstrous Horde

7 December 2017 - 3:00pm
Man, that forest just can’t catch a break. First there were zombies. Then there were aliens. Now, there’s all manner of monsters! That’s what’s happening on SolarFlare’s next installment of the Nightmare Forest game line. And if you want to make sure the game is as good as possible, they’re looking for playtesters. Put your […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Ascension: Year 4 Collector’s Set Available For Pre-Order

7 December 2017 - 2:00pm
Ascension is one of my favorite card games. I bring it to just about any gaming get-together I go to. Easy to teach. Fun to play. And quite a lot of sets to choose from. If you’re looking to catch up, or you’re a rabid fan who wants cool, foil-y cards, you’ll want to order […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Star Trek HeroClix Away Team: The Original Series Now Available

7 December 2017 - 1:00pm
Usually, when you’re seeing Star Trek announcements form WizKids, it’s about Attack Wing. But, in this case, it’s HeroClix. Yes, the original crew has been miniaturized and is making their way onto your HeroClix boards. You can pick up Kirk, Spock, McCoy Uhura, and all the others now. From the announcement: Star Trek HeroClix Away […]
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Dragon Pets Now Available From Japanime Games

7 December 2017 - 12:00pm
Who wouldn’t want a dragon for a pet? I mean, really. I’d love a dozen! And that’s just what you can get in Dragon Pets, now available from Japanime Games. In it, you’ll be competing in the 1783rd Dragon Breeding Competition. Go out and catch the most wild dragons and get them… umm… together… (this […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Thursday Terrain Corner

7 December 2017 - 11:00am
This week just continues to roll along. There’s now 2 of us in the office with Santa hats on. And we’ve got Burl Ives playing on the radio. It’s a good time had by all. It’s also getting really cold out. Being proper Atlantans, the mere mention of cold weather, and a tiny prospect for […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design